Bienville Parish LA Information


Bienville Parish Subdivisions

Bienville Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,103
Population in Households 13,784
Population in Familes 11,243
Population in Group Qrtrs 319
Population Density2 17
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $31,365
Average Household Income $47,765
Per Capita Income $19,655


Total Housing Units 7,718 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,099 (53.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,651 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,968 (25.5%)
Median Home Value $73,365
Average Home Value $100,878


Total Households 5,750
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 3,743
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.21% -0.22%
Households -0.18% -0.21%
Families -0.45% -0.38%
Median Household Income   1.81%
Per Capita Income   1.27%


Bienville Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bienville Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 55 16th
Population Density # 60 8th
Diversity Index # 19 70th
Median Household Income # 57 13th
Per Capita Income # 54 17th

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